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Women's History Month: Home

Celebrating Women's History Month: library resources, recommended websites, and additional sources for further research

"Progress is the victory of new thought over old superstitions" - Elizabeth Cady Stanton

Celebrate Women's History Month, March 2021

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, this guide highlights the efforts of a diverse group of activists who worked tirelessly to secure the vote for all women in the United States. Yes, 2020 was the actual 100th anniversary but because of the pandemic, this important theme has been extended.

Image courtesy of the Library of Congress's National American Woman Suffrage Collection

Learn more about Mary Church Terrell, Ida B. Wells, and many more amazing women at the National Women's History Museum.

And explore the resources below: here at the library and beyond!

Books and Ebooks

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Search women's history to learn more

Additional Subject Headings to explore:

Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History

Women's History Month Calendar

Suffrage Movement Interactive

Suffrage at 100--a visual history

includes original photos

A Few Leading Questions from Sufrrage at 100: A Visual HIstory

 

Videos

Explore OneSearch to find more videos on women's history

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A Dream Deferred

Daughters of the New Republic

August 26, 1920

Women's Suffrage

Voting Rights Act

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